Upcoming Performances

Micah Barnes (The Nylons) & Holly Arsenault


  • August 5, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Former member of Toronto’s seminal a capella group The Nylons, Micah Barnes with local jazz pianist Holly Arsenault, team up for a concert at The Carleton on Sunday, August 5th. Show time is 7:30 PM and tickets are $25 advanced or $30 at the door. Don’s miss this rare opportunity to see a couple of (more…)

The PepTides


  • August 6, 2018
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Ottawa party band extraordinaire, The PepTides, bring their hugely entertaining act to The Carleton for the first time on Monday, August 6th AND Tuesday, August 7th. Show time each night is 8 PM and they want to make an impression, so admission is only $10 at the door. If you’re looking for some early week (more…)

The PepTides


  • August 7, 2018
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Ottawa party band extraordinaire, The PepTides, bring their hugely entertaining act to The Carleton for the first time on Monday, August 6th AND Tuesday, August 7th. Show time each night is 8 PM and they want to make an impression, so admission is only $10 at the door. If you’re looking for some early week (more…)

Jon Hines Album Release + Andre Pettipas + Andrew Hunter


  • August 8, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Cape Breton’s Jon Hines celebrates the release of his album Wild Things Roam in a songwriters’ circle format with pals Andre Pettipas + Andrew Hunter at The Carleton on Wednesday, August 8th. Show time is 7:30 PM and admission is $10 at the door. Jon Hines is a Cape Breton singer/songwriter, folk-blues, and story teller. (more…)

Séan McCann


  • Séan McCann
    August 9, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Great Big Sea’s Séan McCann returns to The Carleton with a new album – There’s A Place – for his now-annual Halifax play on Thursday, August 9th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $30. Séan McCann bought his first guitar in 1989 which he affectionately calls “Old Brown”. Old Brown has been around. (more…)

The Fred Eaglesmith Show Starring Tif Ginn


  • Fred Eaglesmith & Tif Ginn
    August 11, 2018
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The inimitable, irrepressible, they-broke-the-mold, etc. Fred Eaglesmith along with femme fatale Tif Ginn, return to their Halifax home, The Carleton, for a show on Saturday, August 11th. Show time is 8 PM sharp and tickets are $40 advanced or $45 at the door. Fred’s been releasing albums since 1980 and performing for even longer. His (more…)


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Open Stage Halifax


  • August 20, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

It’s August and time for another Open Stage at The Carleton – a night of impromptu themes, random and impulsive acts and so much more – on Monday, August 20th.  Hosted by Lindsay Kyte and Laura Caswell, prominent figures in the theatre community who just love bringing artists together. Proceeds from this show will go (more…)

Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents – Steve Poltz + Carmen Townsend


  • August 28, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Halifax Urban F0lk Festival returns for its 9th year at The Carleton and is pleased to present the inimitable, irrepressible, Steve Poltz in all his wing-nut glory, along with the amazing Carmen Townsend, at The Carleton on Tuesday, August 28th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $30 available at TicketPro HERE. Steve (more…)